Salient features

+21,4%

GROUP RETAIL TURNOVER

Group retail turnover up 21,4% (constant currency +23,0%) to R28,6 billion

52,5%

Gross margin

Gross margin improved to 52,5% (March 2017: 49,7%)

+9,6%

Headline earnings

Headline earnings excluding acquisition costs up 9,6% (constant currency +10,2%) to R2,5 billion

+3,4%

Headline earnings per share

Headline earnings per share excluding acquisition costs up 3,4% (constant currency +4,0%) to 1 136,5 cents

+44,8%

Free cash flow

Free cash flow up 44,8% to R1,9 billion

+5,0%

Final dividend

Final dividend of 420,0 cents per share – a 5,0% increase

+3,5%

Total dividend

Total dividend of 745,0 cents per share – a 3,5% increase

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Our Timeline
About this report

This report is a concise communication, complemented
by further reporting elements and information.

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Our profile

The company was established in 1924 and listed on the
Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in the general retailers sector in 1941.

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Our operating environment

Our core business activities focus on delivering quick-response
and quality outputs, reducing manufacturing waste and implementing lean systems.

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Our strategy and performance review

The consistency of and the ongoing focus on our strategic
objectives and the strong desire both by management as well as employees to execute
these strategies, continues to benefit the Group.

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Our governance

TFG remains committed to the highest standards of
corporate governance that add value to the business.

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Annual general meeting